Oncology/Hematology Nurse Practitioner, Cecil Campus Team

Job Requisition #: JR57362

End Date: 6/28/2022

Location: Elkton, Maryland

Position Type: Advanced Practice RN

Shift: Day Shift, Rotation Day/Evening/Morning

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ChristianaCare is recruiting for a Nurse Practitioner to join our Oncology/Hematology team at our Cecil Campus in Elkton, MD. This is a full-time Monday - Friday position in the office and inpatient rounding. 

The selected candidate will be responsible for services that include team-based care management and treatment of Oncology and/or Hematology patients; to include but not limited to care planning,  cancer screening/surveillance,  chemotherapy symptom management,  pain management, patient education, communication with patients and families, ensuring continuity of care across range of clinical settings, attention of spiritual comfort and psychosocial support, bereavement support, and hospice care. 

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Obtains medical history; performs comprehensive physical examination; records pertinent data in medical record system; orders and interprets appropriate laboratory, radiologic, and other diagnostic tests; orders medications and therapeutic procedures.
  • Collaborates with referring physician regarding treatment plan, provides follow up communication.
  • Monitors and documents effectiveness of therapeutic interventions.
  • Examines and treats all patients within established guidelines and scope of practice. 
  • Provides patient and family education regarding health issues addressed during visit.
  • Provides clinical expertise, develops/maintains and regularly reviews written objectives, policies, procedures, and quality assurance to insure efficient and effective delivery of care and compliance with regulatory standards.
  • Collaborates, identifies, and resolves issues with liaison departments to maintain working relationships and patient care standards.

REQUIREMENTS:
Graduate of an accredited Nurse Practitioners Program

Three years of experience of a NP preferred.

Oncology, symptom management, triage and urgent care experience preferred.

An equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted.

License or license eligible in the state of Maryland and Delaware
BLS certified

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At ChristianaCare, we’re committed to treating everyone with dignity and respect. We believe in a safe, inclusive work environment that fosters collaboration between caregivers from all walks of life. We know that each unique viewpoint is vital in delivering high-quality, safe patient care to everyone who walks through our doors. Our policies, benefits, hiring practices, employee resource groups, and corporate citizenship demonstrate our commitment to inclusion and diversity throughout our system.

Why do we embrace inclusion and diversity? For the Love of Health.

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We serve together in Love and Excellence. Our unique values, Love and Excellence are bold and powerful, and they are the reason why working for ChristianaCare is special. The behaviors associated with our values guide how caregivers interact with everyone they work with and make for an exceptional work experience. We believe that when you lead with Love, Excellence is inevitable.

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ChristianaCare’s comprehensive total rewards package is one of the most competitive in the region. We are proud to offer excellent benefits that reflect the organization’s commitment to being exceptional today and even better tomorrow.

At ChristianaCare, we provide access to high-quality and affordable benefits designed to meet our caregivers where they are. You can tailor your benefits to meet your needs now and adjust them as your priorities change.

Take advantage of ChristianaCare’s wide-ranging benefit offerings from supporting optimal health through medical, prescription, dental and vision coverage to valuable wellness and work/life programs, which include paid parental leave, coverage for infertility and assisted reproductive technologies, an employer-funded short-term disability program, and more.

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